Technology, Innovation & Enterprise

Solving Industry-Specific Problems

SIT’s Technology, Innovation & Enterprise Division is a one-stop centre for companies and organisations to collaborate with SIT’s faculty, professional officers and students on industry projects and community innovation projects.

Contact us at Innovate@SingaporeTech.edu.sg if you are interested in the following:

  • Industry and Community Projects
  • Business Development Opportunities
  • Lean Skills Training and Practice for Local Companies
  • Innovative projects which can improve social, economic or environmental aspects of a community
Our Mission

To be the focal centre for industry and community projects and collaboration with companies. Companies can advance the development of their innovative products and services at SIT, by leveraging the technological expertise of our professional experts and students.

As a leader in moulding enterprising and innovative students, Technology, Innovation & Enterprise Division enhances students’ learning experiences through industry collaboration and community innovation initiatives.

Why Partner with SIT?

Domain Expertise

We have a strong team of Professors, Professional Officers and students across five different clusters of specialisation, who are able to support the multi-disciplinary and complex nature of industry problems.

Our areas of specialisation are:

  • Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering and Food Technology
  • Infocomm Technology
  • Health and Social Sciences
  • Design and Specialised Businesses

Learn about our projects:

Let us know your problem statement by filling in the project statement form.

Co-funding with Industry

We tap on both external and internal grants to support our involvement in industry projects.

Project Space & Mentors

We are equipped with laboratories, equipment, tools and dedicated project spaces to support our work with the industry.

Industry-Centric Intellectual Property Policy

We have an industry-centric Intellectual Property (IP) policy that allows companies to own the IP generated from collaborations with SIT.

Integrated Work Study Programme (IWSP)

The Integrated Work Study Programme (IWSP) is a distinctive feature of SIT-conferred degree programmes.

Funding

To support industry collaborations, the Technology, Innovation & Enterprise Division provides internal grants to help companies co-fund projects.

Where possible, the Technology, Innovation & Enterprise Division will also co-develop grant proposals to bid for external grants (e.g. National Research Foundations, National Medical Research Council, SPRING Singapore).

Our internal grant, Ignition Grant, is set up to provide early-stage funding support for faculty to embark on industry projects involving students and companies in Singapore.

Grant Categories and Duration

 

SIT Internal Grant:

Ignition Grant

  • 1-year funding scheme to support Proof-of-Concept (POC) project
  • Early conceptualisation stage
  • Development of a prototype/concept/solution with industrial partnership

External Grant:

MOE Translational and Innovation Fund (TIF)

  • 2-year funding scheme to support Proof-of-Value (POV) project
  • New innovations which improve/develop new products, processes and systems that generate economic payoffs
  • Adoption by the industry

For grants related matters, contact us at Grant@SingaporeTech.edu.sg

Our Team

Chemical Engineering and Food Technology Cluster

June Loh, Assistant Director
June.Loh@SingaporeTech.edu.sg
6592 2191

Business, Design, Education and Social Sciences Cluster

Arthur Poh, Director
Arthur.Poh@SingaporeTech.edu.sg
6592 8971

Engineering Cluster

Ng Khee Yang, Assistant Director
KheeYang.Ng@SingaporeTech.edu.sg
6592 2020

Health Science Cluster & Community

Anthony Chee, Deputy Director
Anthony.Chee@SingaporeTech.edu.sg
6592 8945

Infocomm Cluster

Joel Ng, Deputy Director
Joel.Ng@SingaporeTech.edu.sg
6592 8957

Grant Administration

Ow Weng Kay, Deputy Director
WengKay.Ow@SingaporeTech.edu.sg
6592 8157

Entrepreneurship Development Programme

Estella Ng, Senior Manager
Estella.Ng@SingaporeTech.edu.sg
6592 8978

Strategic Alliance